few hours ago, several European governments have denied or withdrawn,
upon technical pretexts, airspace or landing authorizations for the
airplane of the President of the Multinational State of Bolivia (Estado
Plurinacional de Bolivia) Evo Morales Ayma. Which constitutes an
inadmissible, ungrounded and arbitrary act that offends all Latin
America and the Caribbean.
days ago, the U.S. threatened Ecuador, a brother country, with coercive
economic measures. This, which cannot be tolerated under any reason, is
an insult to all our America, and calls for international condemnation.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba, is following with
serious concern the recent weeks’ events associated with the American
citizen Edward Snowden’s substantial denounces, which confirm the
existence of a global spying system from the part of the government of
the United States - a trampling on the countries’ sovereignty and on the
rights of the individuals.
Cuba calls on the international community to mobilize against these violations of international law and of human rights.